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Confined space flash fire

Confined space flash fire

This video shows an entrant being badly burned as he enters a 6,000 gallon underground gasoline storage tank.  Heat from a halogen work light that was lowered into the tank ignited gasoline vapors. Worker sustained a head injury and severe burns to several areas of his body. He was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital St. Louis in Creve Coeur. A hospital spokeswoman said he was in satisfactory condition with 2nd and 3rd degree burns and other injuries.  CLICK HERE for news report. – See more at: http://www.safteng.net/index.php/free-section/safety-info-posts/video-of-the-week/4138-2016-video-of-the-week-2-confined-space-flash-fire-cctv#sthash.8rR1rvff.dpuf

 

 

 

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